| Oct 14, 2013
It's almost impossible to miss the bright red and shiny Toasted truck in Hartford, but if you do, just follow the blasting reggae music. The mobile restaurant selling pressed and toasted sandwiches in Bushnell Park and other greater Hartford stops is a...
| Sep 12, 2013
This year's list of 55 Hartford Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces award winners includes a "Terrific Twenty" who have won in all three years since the contest started. That score of employers deserves special recognition for consistency.
Within that list of...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Every time I hike, I come down with a bad case of little-boy-itis. You know, that "virus" you pick up as a child that causes you to go as close to the edge of a cliff as possible or splash your way across a stream or run through the spray of a waterfall....
| Aug 25, 2013
When Arthur Kasimer-Colon met Kaitlyn Gagne, she was drinking a virgin Bloody Mary, and wearing a pink, wool sweater and "a pair of glasses that looked like they must have been a decade old," he says. "She was very quiet, which I'm not … but I...
| Sep 12, 2013
Burgers and fries have gotten a bad rap the last several decades, beaten down to on-the-go, fast-food fare with marginal taste and questionable nutrition.
But, oh, Connecticut, how lucky you are. Because a restaurant chain from Boston has found its...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:54 AM
You can't swing a critic around Times Square without hitting some kid who's featured, if not starring, in a Broadway show.
This fact was abundantly clear in the opening number of June's Tony Awards show when young cast members of "Annie," "Matilda,"...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The 17-year-old driver of the car that crashed early Tuesday in Hebron, claiming the life of Paige Houston, 17, was not permitted to have passengers in his truck or to be driving after midnight, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Fans of Indian restaurants know that central CT has experienced some expanding and contracting on the that front. The Ambassador of India family of restaurants had outposts in Glastonbury, West Hartford, Hartford and even New Haven. But that expansion...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Paige Houston fue recordada el martes como una cara amistosa y extrovertida en la Escuela Superior RHAM, donde iba a comenzar su último año este mes.
La adolescente de 17 años de edad de Hebrón murió el martes temprano cuando el camión en el que viajaba...
| Jul 25, 2013
Bonefish Grill has introduced itself to Connecticut with a bang – or rather, two. The national seafood restaurant chain, with locations in 32 states, has landed in South Windsor, bringing with it its popular signature appetizer: Bang Bang Shrimp....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:40 AM
1) The London Souls and Violent Mae, Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville, (860) 693-9762. Sun. 7:30 p.m., $15.
2) Texas Hippie Coalition, Webster Underground, 31 Webster St., Hartford, (860) 525-5553. Thurs. 6:30 p.m., $12. webstertheater....